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Sadlier-Oxford 2B-011314

available (adj.) ready for use, at hand
cater (v) to satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant; to supply food and service
customary 1. usually, expected, or routine 2. standard or usual measurement (inches, feet, yards, miles)
dissuade (v) to persuade not to do something
entrepreneur Someone who organizes a business venture and assumes the risk for it.
firebrand (n.) a piece of burning wood; a troublemaker; an extremely energetic or emotional person
hazard (n.) a danger or a risk
homicide (n.) the killing of one person by another
indifference (n) a lack of interest or concern
indignant angry because of something thought to be not right or unfair
indispensable (adj.) absolutely necessary, not to be neglected
lubricate (v.) to apply oil or grease; to make smooth, slippery, or easier to use
mutual commonly shared by two or more parties; giving and receiving in equal amounts
pelt (v.) 1. to throw a stream of things; to strike successively; to hurry 2.skins of animals with the fur attached
plague (n.) an easily spread disease causing a large number of deaths; a widespread evil; (v.) to annoy or bother
poised (adj., part.) balanced, suspended; calm, controlled; ready for action
regime (n.) a government in power; a form or system of rule or management; a period of rule
retard (v.) to make slow, delay, hold back
transparent 1. capable of transmitting light so that objects on the other side can be seen clearly 2. Free of deceit.
unscathed (adj.) wholly unharmed, not injured
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